ARANYA CRAFT x RAHEMUR RAHMAN: Patching stories through stitches (online event)
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About the Event
In partnership with British Textiles Biennial.
Join us to work with Rahemur Rahman and Aranya and learn how to stitch and repair old garments that need extra care. We will take you behind the scenes and show glimpses of Rahemur Rahman's design and production process through film. Catch Rahemmur in conversation with Nawhin Khair who leads Aranya and Bengal Craft Society and Shahriar Caesar Rahman, founder of Creative Conservation Alliance . We will learn more about their craft and conservation initiatives with the communities residing in Sangu Reserve forest in Chittagong Hill Tracts.
This event is part of a Fashion Open Studio programme in partnership with the British Council's The Climate Connection global programme and campaign. Nine designers from across the world have been selected in response to the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP26 themes of Adaptation and Resilience and Nature.